Firm Profile > Durham Agrellos > Porto, Portugal

Durham Agrellos
AVENIDA DA BOAVISTA
3265, 3.1.
4100-137 PORTO
Portugal

Oporto: leading commercial firms Tier 4

The 'attentive and responsible lawyers' at boutique firm Durham Agrellos' Oporto office excel in contentious and non-contentious tax instructions and are particularly well versed in complex private client matters. 'The team has a deep knowledge of Portuguese tax law, and, in addition, has a very client-focused approach, which is very important in the private client practice.' Miguel Durham Agrellos heads the team.

Practice head(s):

Miguel Durham Agrellos

Testimonials

In-depth knowledge of the topics dealt with; it provides constant updates and follow-ups of possible changes and has a great relationship with its customers.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is always available to serve clients in the best way possible and discuss matters that interest them, even if they demand more complexity.

Dedicated and qualified team in customer service.

The firm is our top law advisor for tax matters, in particular, our international investment structure. We are very happy with the firm’s service as the lawyers are extremely knowledgeable and insightful. In addition, the firm’s response times and availability is clearly unparalleled.

The team has a deep knowledge of Portuguese tax law, and, in addition, has a very client-focused approach, which is very important in the private client practice.’

Paulo da Rocha Pichel is known by his outstanding legal knowledge. He is a fast and very perceptive lawyer, with an unusual capacity of connecting the dots. The way he interprets and explains the legal solutions proposed inspire trust and confidence in the client.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is one of the most prestigious and experienced lawyers in the market. He is very well known by his capacity to understand the client’s needs and offers solid and trustworthy solutions. He is always one step ahead.

Miguel Durham Agrellos has a broad knowledge of Portuguese laws, in addition to tax law. This is highly valued by clients, because they feel secure to receive a good general legal guidance. In addition, Miguel provides his advice on a timely basis and makes himself available to clients, whenever they need him.

The lawyers answer e-mails quickly and are always available to talk to the client.

The team has great knowledge and experience of Portuguese government processes and mechanisms, which gives their customers a spearhead advantage over those firms that are simply trying to navigate throughout the bureaucracy.

A boutique law firm that is perfectly suited to meet demanding needs of private clients. Excellent services rendered in a timely manner.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is professional, responsive, efficient, technically competent and has excellent soft skills as well. I feel comfortable recommending him to clients, colleagues or friends, and trust they will be satisfied.

Key clients

Unilabs Group

Engexpor

Yves Rocher Group

Atrium Investimentos

Vitropor

Associação Comercial do Porto

Adalberto Fashion Group

Aquitex

CPMPHARMA

Essência do Vinho

Mirafios

Tax Tier 5

Durham Agrellos is a 'boutique law firm in Portugal that provides clients with tailor-made solutions' and the lawyers are 'always available and attentive to customer needs'. As 'experts in tax', the team excels across tax planning and tax controversy instructions, fielding expertise in family business governance, private client and wealth management matters. Clients include family-owned groups, high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, banks and family offices. Miguel Durham Agrellos is highly regarded.

Practice head(s):

Miguel Durham Agrellos

Testimonials

A top business, tax and private client boutique law firm, with top-notch customer service.

I highlight Miguel Durham Agrellos, who competently solves all the questions that are posed to him.

Very reliable and consistent advice.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is an expert in tax. He is very available and keen to respond to client’s needs.

Paulo da Rocha Pichel stands out for his professionalism, ability to meet deadlines, expert tax advice, excellent communication skills and availability.

It can communicate in English, as well as other languages, and seems to have excellent connections to administrative authorities, which is key to doing business here in Portugal.

Miguel Durham Agrellos and Daniela Moreno da Costa are extremely responsive, and both met rather tight deadlines. This firm is small and can give quick individual attention to a problem, unlike some of the larger firms in this country.

The firm also has an outstanding record with regards to international fiscal law, as well as family governance.

I can say Miguel Durham Agrellos is extremely professional and reliable, has a deep knowledge of Portuguese tax laws, and reacts quickly whenever we need his services.

Miguel Durham Agrellos and Paulo da Rocha Pichel are great technically, are confident and provide clients with clear answers to their queries, which is quite rare in Portugal.

The team has great knowledge and experience of the Portuguese government processes and mechanisms, which gives customers a spearhead advantage over those firms that are simply trying to navigate throughout the bureaucracy.

Miguel Durham Agrellos exceeded my expectations regarding the care, in making sure the client has all the necessary support and information.

The firm provides tailor-made, quality advice and we know clients are in safe hands when seeking their advice.

Miguel Durham Agrellos, founding partner of the firm, is definitely a lawyer I would recommend to anyone seeking tax or legal advice in Portugal. He is extremely professional, but with excellent soft skills.

Our experience with the firm is excellent. The lawyers are very knowledgeable, objective, fast and always available. We consider that their relevant experience and academic background is extremely important and provides significant comfort to our clients and ourselves. The lawyers really think ‘outside the box’.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is currently the lawyer to consult in complex and international private wealth and tax matters, including tax controversy (in particular tax arbitration). He also provides an outstanding client service.

Paulo da Rocha Pichel is a very sharp and fast thinking lawyer with an excellent academic background. He is also very strong in family governance and in tax disputes.

Miguel Durham Agrellos is a very good tax lawyer, with care and attention for his client’s topics.

A very professional and organised company.

I consider Miguel Durham Agrellos to be an expert in tax processes and M&A activities.

A boutique law firm in Portugal that provides clients with tailor-made solutions.’

Always available and attentive to customer needs.’

Experts in tax.’

Key clients

Unilabs Group

Engexpor

Yves Rocher Group

Atrium Investimentos

Vitropor

Associação Comercial do Porto

Adalberto Fashion Group

Aquitex

CPMPHARMA

Essência do Vinho

Mirafios